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Liberal democracies and the torture of their citizens

Journalist Richard Ackland comments on ‘Liberal democracies and the torture of their citizens’

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Mission move may kill peace process … again

RegNet scholar Michelle Burgis-Kasthala has written an opinion piece in The Australian on US President Trump’s proposal to move the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and the possible consequences for the peace process in the region.

Jacky Parry

RegNet PhD Scholar takes thesis expertise to Iraq

Three and a half years in the making, Jacqueline Parry has taken her RegNet PhD, ‘Transitional justice and displacement: lessons from Liberia and Afghanistan’ across the globe to assist displaced communities in Iraq.

Civil society resistance in liberal democracies in a time of rising non-accountability

How far will governments go to prevent scrutiny of their actions and how can civil society effectively resist anti-democratic government policies?

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Rethinking the international criminal justice project in the global south

While some African states have clearly rejected the ICC, the majority remain members. How can we explain the fracturing of the Court’s support in Africa?

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